| Oct 15, 2012
| 11:26 AM
Walmart is continuing to grow in Baltimore, opening its newest store Wednesday in Randallstown and planning to unveil an expansion of its Ellicott City store later this month.
The retailer has hired 300 workers to staff the 150,000-square foot...
| Jun 16, 2012
Plenty of shoppers at a Baltimore Safeway have started checking their cell phones while pushing carts and scanning shelves.
They may have been texting or checking Facebook updates, but now grocery customers could use mobile devices to plan meals,...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 11:10 AM
I rise in support of Plumtree Walmart. It is a must for the economy in Harford County and specifically Town of Bel Air.
Any time a major business decides to invest substantial amount of capital, resources and manpower in any community, one...
| Oct 16, 2012
| 1:10 PM
The public will have the chance to see site plans for the proposed new Walmart in south Bel Air and ask questions about the project during the county's Development Advisory Committee meeting set for 9 a.m. Wednesday.
The DAC meeting will be in the...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 7:15 AM
One Baltimore politician has declared war on dirty grocery stores, dirty restaurants, dirty hotels -- all dirt, really.
Call it a one-woman (for now) crusade for cleanliness.
Del. Jill P. Carter is calling it her consumer revolt.
"How is it that a...
| Jun 25, 2012
Amanda and Ryan Velivlis, of Parkville, like millions of families rely on government aid to make ends meet since the recession began, said Diana Pearce, author of the 2012 Self-Sufficiency Standard report for Maryland.
Thrift stores. Generic brands....
| Oct 18, 2012
| 1:29 PM
Hundreds of residents packed the Harford County's council chambers at 212 South Bond Street on Wednesday morning, where the county's development advisory committee recommended postponing the controversial Bel Air Walmart project to address community...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 12:02 PM
The Patterson Mill Middle School Destination Imagination Team would like to thank the many businesses and families who made it possible for the team to attend, and compete, at the Global Finals Competition in Knoxville, Tenn.
THANK YOU to the...
| Oct 17, 2012
| 11:54 AM
Stop! Don't sign it!
A petition drive secretly sponsored by developers Howard Brown and David Cordish has been circulating for the last few weeks in an effort to quash all of the zoning changes in Council Districts 2 and 6 that were approved in August by...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 4:45 PM
Patrons at Tark's Grill were eating in the dining room and drinking at the bar when the ferocious storm struck Friday night and the Brooklandville restaurant went dark.
The Green Spring Station establishment was among many Baltimore-area eateries and...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 7:51 AM
Baltimore County Police Chief Jim Johnson and Fire Chief John Hohman praised the patience of county residents at a Monday news conference, but said more would be required as the storm recovery continued through the week.
"As everybody understands, BGE is...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 2:54 PM
Some Harford County officials may have been reluctant to talk about a Walmart coming to the Emmorton area south of Bel Air when the subject first came up more than a year ago, but the developer of the site off Route 924 and Plumtree Road is moving forward...